The original occupants of Wanuskewin Heritage Park in Saskatchewan have returned

Bison have been reintroduced in Wanuskewin Heritage Park in Saskatchewan.

The animal was the original occupants of the park and roamed there long before humans arrived.

The park is located 270 km northwest of Regina.

Bison have been extinct in these parts of the country for nearly 150 years.

Reporter / Saskatoon

Priscilla is Cree and a member of Mistawasis Nehiyawak in Saskatchewan. She has worked with APTN National News in the past as a reporter in Winnipeg, host for an entertainment segment, and the 2010 Winter Olympics. Wolf is an alumni of the INCA –Indian Communications Arts Program at FNUC & has a BA of Indigenous Studies from the University of Regina. She brings over ten years of experience working in media across the prairie provinces.